Transport stream (TS) is a standard format specified in MPEG-2 for the transmission and storage of audio, videoand data, and is used in broadcast systems such as DVB and ATSC. It is also a video stream file format for storing video on DVDs. Transport stream specifies a container format encapsulating packetized streams, with error correction and stream synchronization features for maintaining transmission integrity when the signal is degraded.
Normally, we can get TS files from HD camcorders such as Sony, Panasonic and cannon. But TS is not a friendly format. You can’t import and edit the TS file on your Premiere Pro CC 2015.3. In most cases, if you have TS file and want to use it, jusf reference thia article to learn two solutions to import and edit TS files in Premiere Pro CC 2015.3 successfully.
Way 1. Rename the .ts file extension
As some guys suggest, .TS files are technically just MPEG2 files at a very specific resolution. We can try to rename the file extension from .ts to .mpg to allow Premiere Pro to see the footage.
I've tried the way. It in fact let me import the TS files to Adobe Premiere, but there is no audio track. I've reset some settings, no luck.
Way 2. Change TS files to Premiere Pro CC 2015.3 best editable format
A smart way recommended online is to convert TS to a common format/container for using in Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015.3. And according to our tests and our customer feedbacks, MPEG-2 is the optimal format.
To finish the task, you can adopt Pavtube Video Converter for Mac for help. By running it, there's no need to set the codec yourself: the program has optimized presets for Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015.3 included. With it, you can do batch conversion from TS to Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015.3 compatible video formats without quality loss. By the way, if you're on Windows, please get the Pavtube Video Converter.
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Now download the program and follow the tutorial below to get the work done.
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.com/video-converter-mac/
- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-Video-Converter/3000-2194_4-76179460.html
Convert TS files into Premiere Pro CC 2015.3 best format on Mac (Windows version is same with it)
Step 1: Download and have a quick installation. The trial version will have a watermark on your converted files. Except for that, there are no time limitation, no virus, and no unnecessary bundle apps while downloading.
After that, click “Add Video” button to load your TS video files. You can load several files at once thanks to “Add from folder” button.
Step 2: Click the “Format” bar to get the drop-down menu and you can get “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas”. Choose “MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as output format.
Tips: Click “Settings” button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you’d better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bit rate, frame rate as you need.
Step 4: Click “Convert” button on the bottom of the screen to start TS video to MPEG-2 MPG conversion process. The amount of time it takes will vary based on your system’s hardware and the quality settings you selected.
Conclusion: When the conversion is done, you can click “Open” button to get the generated video files. Now, you can import and edit TS files in Premiere Pro CC 2015.3 freely. Just try the simple way 2 to start your editing life.
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